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“I had the opportunity to keep our boat in Herman' Boat house. We had it in there for many years and I enjoyed the many times Herman and I were there...Read More »
1 of 9 | Posted by: Michael Graydon

“A genuine character with performance minded objectives which are evident throughout his career at Chrysler and his many personal projects at home...Read More »
2 of 9 | Posted by: Gino Raffin

“May your memories of Herman always bring you pleasant thoughts and may the God who gives hope fill you with joy and peace during this difficult time....Read More »
3 of 9 | Posted by: A friend

“I met Herman after his drag racing exploits. He hired me as an engineer in Chrysler's Assembly Division. I gained a deep respect and affection for...Read More »
4 of 9 | Posted by: David Buchesky

“Will miss you Dad. Jes and I love you very much. ”
5 of 9 | Posted by: Matthew and Jessica

“Our friendship goes back many years and Herman will be so missed. Christmas Eve will just not be the same without Herman at our home joining in the...Read More »
6 of 9 | Posted by: Irwin and Sydrena Epstein

“Memories of Herman are forever intertwined and insinuated with memories of my childhood---and beyond---as he was often in attendance at family...Read More »
7 of 9 | Posted by: David Afton, Elaine Afton, & family.

“Our thoughts and prayers are with Herman's family. Herman will be missed deeply. ”
8 of 9 | Posted by: Kay Reisen

“I love you Uncle. You are so special to me and you will be in my heart and thoughts always. ”
9 of 9 | Posted by: Debi Stephens


Longtime Grosse Pointe resident Herman E. Mozer, 85, passed on August 8, 2017. Herman was a Navy veteran of the Korean War. He was a graduate of Wayne University with a degree in Chemical Engineering and earned a Master’s Degree from Chrysler Institute of Engineering. Herman devoted his life to advancing the automotive industry, working for Chrysler Corporation for 42 years. As a member of the Ramchargers drag racing team, he won the 1963 US National Stock Eliminator Trophy. Herman was an active member of St. James Lutheran Church of Grosse Pointe, Project Hope, Grosse Pointe Historical Society, and the Lions Club. An avid boater, he enjoyed many restoration projects and hours on the water with his friends and family. Over the course of many years Herman single-handedly restored his Grosse Pointe carriage house. Social and outgoing, he loved parties with family, friends and caregivers. As a classical music enthusiast, he was a patron of the DSO for many years. Herman is survived by his sons Roger and Matt Mozer, sisters Johanna Diepenhorst and Heidi Thomas, and former spouse Judie Bailey. He is preceded in death by his parents Anna and Emil Mozer, and wife Lillian Lewey Mozer. Visitation Services will be Friday, August 11thfrom 4.30-7 pm at A.H. Peters Funeral Home in Grosse Pointe. Memorial Services will be Saturday, August 12th at 1.30pm at St. James Lutheran Church in Grosse Pointe. In lieu of flowers, please consider a donation to St. James Lutheran or The Salvation Army. Pastor Denise M. Grant will be officiating.

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